Review: could Hydrocortisone cause Addiction - Drug?


Addiction - drug is found among people who take Hydrocortisone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Gabapentin, and have Pain . We study 15,694 people who have side effects while taking Hydrocortisone from FDA and social media. Among them, 23 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.

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Hydrocortisone has active ingredients of hydrocortisone. It is often used in addison's disease. (latest outcomes from Hydrocortisone 16,768 users)

Addiction - Drug

Addiction - drug has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, pain, depression (latest reports from 39,897 Addiction - drug patients).

On Oct, 18, 2016

15,694 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrocortisone.
Among them, 23 people (0.15%) have Addiction - Drug

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Hydrocortisone cause Addiction - drug?

Gender of people who have Addiction - Drug when taking Hydrocortisone *:

  • female: 63.64 %
  • male: 36.36 %

Age of people who have Addiction - Drug when taking Hydrocortisone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 15.38 %
  • 30-39: 61.54 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 15.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (4 people, 17.39%)
  • Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Extrapyramidal Disorder (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Drug Abuse (2 people, 8.70%)
  • Anxiety (2 people, 8.70%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Gabapentin (7 people, 30.43%)
  • Modafinil (6 people, 26.09%)
  • Duragesic-100 (6 people, 26.09%)
  • Alprazolam (6 people, 26.09%)
  • Escitalopram Oxalate (5 people, 21.74%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Drug Dependence (11 people, 47.83%)
  • Depression (10 people, 43.48%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (9 people, 39.13%)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (8 people, 34.78%)
  • Headache (8 people, 34.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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